Betting on Breckinridge

From the Atlanta Weekly Examiner, Sep. 10 1860:

The Faith of a Northern Man in the Election of Breckinridge.

All our readers must admire the pluck of Mr. Kleik, in making the following bets – We sincerely hope that they will be taken up and that Mr. K. may win:

More Bets. – J.R. Kleik, of Cincinnati, offers to make the following bets:

$1,000 that Breckinridge will carry five slave States.

$1,000 that he will carry ten slave States.

$1,000 that he will carry all the slave States.

$1,000 that he will get more votes in Georgia than Douglas will get in the entire South.

$1,000 that Douglas will get more votes in Boston than in the whole State of North Carolina.

$1,000 that Douglas will not carry three States.

$1,000 that he will not carry two States.

$1,000 that he will not carry a single State.

Okay, quiz for the reader. Assuming someone took him up on all these bets, what was his net take on election day?

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